Canadian North Resources Inc. Surface Sampling Identifies New Nickel-Copper-Cobalt-Palladium- Platinum Mineralized Areas at its Ferguson Lake Project and Gold-Copper Mineralization at the Mac Island and Quartzite Lake Prospects

Toronto, Ontario, January 9, 2023 – Canadian North Resources Inc. (“the Company”, TSXV: CNRI; FSE:EO0 (E-O-zero)) is pleased to report the assay results for the surface sampling programs that indicate the new base metal (nickel, copper, and cobalt) and platinum-group metals (“PGM”, mainly palladium and platinum) prospective areas at its 100% owned Ferguson Lake property